science fiction

Marcon

May 12th-14th 2017

Columbus, OH 43213

110 mi

Marcon (Multiple Alternative Realities Convention) for years was known as The Midwest’s Premiere Science Fiction & Fantasy Convention but is more accurately described as The Midwest’s Premiere Pan-Genre Geek Culture Convention because it has everything and is the most fun you can have in a year, packed into a single weekend.

art, fantasy, filk, geek, literary, media, science fiction, star trek, star wars

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video game

CORGS-CON

May 27th 2017

Hilliard, OH 43026

119 mi

CORGS-CON is Ohio’s premiere annual video game show. Like previous years, this show will feature amazing deals on retro video/computer games and nostalgia. Many vendors from Ohio and surrounding states will be displaying their wares for buy, sell, and trade. Along with the dealers, there will also be open LAN gaming, a few arcade machines, and a King Of Fighters tournament. If you like gaming, you need to be at this show! For this year’s show, we will have a special guest doing seminars! Aaron Birch is the producer of LUNCH TIIIME! This manga is currently in production and will be released this year. Come meet him and his crew to learn some industry tips and tricks.

computer, lan, manga, video game

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haunt

Midwest Haunters Convention

Jun 7th-11th 2017

Columbus, OH 43215

112 mi

The Midwest Haunters Convention is the largest Halloween show of its kind in the US serving haunted attraction industry professionals, home haunters, and enthusiasts. Open to the public the MHC features a tradeshow, education, chartered bus tours and entertainment

art, cosplay, costume, craft, halloween, haunt, horror, monster, zombie

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roleplaying game

Origins

Jun 14th-18th 2017

Columbus, OH 43215

112 mi

Origins Game Fair is one of the longest-running and largest conventions in the world for people who enjoy playing games. Whether you attend for one day or all five, you can take part in open gaming or a wide variety of scheduled games, including tabletop, miniatures, role-playing, live-action role-playing, card games and more.

board game, collectibles, roleplaying game, video game

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